Aaron Walton

CEO, Walton Isaacson

Recognized as a trailblazer and thought leader, Aaron Walton’s focus on innovation and cultural engagement has transformed traditional marketing and advertising strategies. As the CEO / co-founder of Walton Isaacson (WI), a full-service advertising agency, Aaron’s focus is squarely on identifying unseen opportunities rooted in cultural insights and connections. In recognition of his contributions to and ongoing impact on the industry, Aaron was inducted into the AAF Advertising Hall of Fame Class of 2023.

Founded in partnership Earvin “Magic” Johnson, WI has built inventive and dynamic relationships with brands such as Lexus, McDonald’s, American Airlines, The Home Depot, PNC Bank, and Amazon.

His leadership in the advertising community has led to several industry Board positions including a 2024 appointment to the American Advertising Federation, and 2023 appointments to The Ad Council and the American Association of Advertising Agencies (4A’s).

Steering Committee

Steering Committee